With Washington, D.C.’s annual Nationwide Cherry Blossom Pageant canceled this 12 months amid escalating COVID-19 “shelter in place” orders across the nation, it could be a disgrace to overlook out on the fantastic sight of the Nationwide Mall bursting into delicate, pastel pink efflorescence simply because it is your civic obligation to stay at dwelling.
That is why the nonprofit Nationwide Cherry Blossom Pageant group is as an alternative selling its new digital pageant expertise, accessible from the pageant’s web site. Its BloomCam gives reside, rotating views over the Nationwide Mall Tidal Basin so that everybody has the chance to witness the treasured bushes in full flush throughout this peak season.
Pageant President and CEO Diana Mayhew mentioned, “This new on-line expertise brings the pageant to you and gives a approach to take pleasure in springtime collectively whereas being aside. The pageant staff is rooted in our dedication to honor our traditions. So, the nation’s best springtime celebration will proceed, however it can look completely different this 12 months.”